More Sudanese persecution

SUDAN: Muslim mob kills South Sudanese Christian On 20 June a Muslim mob attacked a group of South Sudanese Christians in Omdurman, killing one and seriously injuring four others. Omdurman lies to the west of Sudan’s capital Khartoum, just across the Blue Nile River. Mariel Bang (35) was stabbed to death when a mob ofContinue reading “More Sudanese persecution”

Christian Families Summoned, Beaten and Threatened with Death in Chhattisgarh, India

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Animists forbid Christians to take body for Christian burial in Bastar District, Chhattisgarh, India. (Morning Star News) India (Morning Star News) – Animists in central India last week told five Christian families they would lose their harvest lands unless they returned to their tribal religion and beat them when…

Nigeria: Herdsmen Ambush Christian Couple with Machetes in Plateau State

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Yusuf Pam sustained cuts from machete attack by Muslim Fulani herdsmen on April 26, 2020 in Plateau state, Nigeria. (Morning Star News) (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen attacked a Christian couple in Plateau state, Nigeria with machetes on Sunday (April 26), leaving the husband with serious…

Boko Haram Executes Two Christian Aid Workers in Nigeria

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Screen capture from Islamic State’s Amaq news site of Christian aid workers Godfrey Ali Shikagham (left) and Lawrence Duna Dacighir before their execution by Boko Haram. (Morning Star News) (Morning Star News) – Islamic extremist group Boko Haram released a video last week showing the execution of two…

Ransom Paid, but Kidnapped Pastor’s Wife Is Killed in North-Central Nigeria

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Modified Photo: Domenico-de-ga at German Wikipedia Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Fulani herdsmen this month kidnapped and killed a pastor’s wife in north-central Nigeria’s Kaduna state three days after suspected herdsmen killed a Baptist pastor in another part of the state, sources said. Unaware that Esther Ishaku Katung had…

Unable to Finish School for Becoming Christian, Young Man in Uganda Faces Bleak Future

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(Morning Star News) – Asuman Kaire is missing his last year in high school in eastern Uganda for having become a Christian two years ago. Homeless and without money to pay school fees since his Muslim stepfather disowned him earlier this year in Lelya-A village, Kabweri County in…

British Court Upholds Right of Christians to Freely Express Their Faith – Felix Ngole

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Wikimedia Commons After four years, a Christian student won his appeal in a UK appeals court after he was expelled from college for expressing his faith on sexual ethics in a debate on social media, according to CBN News. Felix Ngole was dismissed from the University of Sheffield…

17 Christians Communities wiped out by Boko Haram in Nigeria

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Voice of the Persecuted (VOP) By our Nigerian Correspondent — Boko Haram has been carrying out vicious attacks against Christians communities mainly in the southern part of Borno State and northern Adamawa State. Christians constitute 85% of the population in these areas. Scores of victims and eyes witnesses…

URGENT: PRAY FOR BIBLE TRANSLATORS UNDER ATTACK

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Special Report: Translators persecuted for translating the gospel By Nena Podbury for American Bible Society—This week, we received heartbreaking news about an attack against Bible translators and we’re urging everyone to pray. American Bible Society has been supporting a network of churches that are working on 25 Bible…